Category Archives: Skin Care

What Skin Conditions Can Light Therapy Treat?

Young woman with clear skin.

Millions of people suffer from skin conditions that range from slightly annoying to life-threatening. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 50 million Americans experience acne each year, 7.5 million suffer from psoriasis, and a staggering 9,500 Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer every day. Light therapy holds the potential to treat certain skin conditions. […]

Best Skincare Products to Use with LED Light Therapy

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More and more people are discovering the benefits of LED light therapy for skincare. Blue light therapy is primarily used to treat acne and prevent scars, while red and infrared light therapy offer benefits like wrinkle reduction and an overall younger appearance. But can you use light therapy and skincare products together? If you’re like […]

What Can Red Light Therapy Do for Your Skin?

Middle-aged woman holding a red light therapy device to her face.

If you care about skin care, then you’ve likely heard about red light therapy. Red light therapy (RLT) is a therapeutic treatment that uses red LEDs to produce low-level wavelengths that penetrate the skin in a non-invasive way. Mitochondria in the body’s skin cells absorb the red light to create energy, which experts believe helps […]

Blue Light Therapy for Skincare: What are the Benefits?

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Blue light therapy is a popular acne treatment for people of all ages. What many people don’t realize though is that dermatologists have been providing blue light therapy to patients for a number of years now to help prevent or remove skin cancer and achieve other important skincare goals. As the uses for blue light […]

Don’t Fall for Winter-Skin

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The Bittersweet Side of Fall: Winter-Skin Fall is here and who doesn’t love fall?! The leave’s colors start to change, creating a beautiful aesthetic for all to enjoy. It’s finally time to bust out all our favorite sweaters, jackets, and boots. It’s (more) acceptable to stay in for movie nights just being lazy and comfy […]

Lip Care 101: Creating a Consistent Lip Care Routine

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*Updated 7/27/2020 Lip care is important, yet it’s not something that crosses everyone’s mind. You may know to wash and moisturize your face or take care of the hair each morning and night, but is lip care also something you perform on a daily basis? If preventing signs of aging on your skin is already […]

Can You Use Retinol with Red Light Therapy?

Woman in bathrobe applying retinol to her skin.

Updated 2/28/2020 Everyone wants an edge when it comes to skin care. Many people have discovered the power of retinol for improving the look and feel of their skin. Likewise, many beauty connoisseurs are finding that LED light therapy, such as portable red light therapy devices, can help reduce wrinkles and make skin appear younger. […]